41st UAE National Day Celebrations

41st UAE National Day

  • 2 December 2012

On the occasion of the 41st UAE National Day, the Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR) organized several events and festivities.

Director General of the ECSSR, H.E. Dr. Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi hoisted the UAE flag atop the Center’s building in the presence of a large number of its staff members, in accordance with the initiative of Minister of Foreign Affairs His Highness Sheikh Abdullah “Above Our House a Flag”.

In addition, as part of the National Day initiative launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, H.E. Dr. Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi planted the ‘Tree of the Union’ in the garden of the Center in the presence of a large gathering of ECSSR staff members.

On the occasion of the 41st UAE National Day, the Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR) organized several events and festivities.

Director General of the ECSSR, H.E. Dr. Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi hoisted the UAE flag atop the Center’s building in the presence of a large number of its staff members, in accordance with the initiative of Minister of Foreign Affairs His Highness Sheikh Abdullah “Above Our House a Flag”.

In addition, as part of the National Day initiative launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, H.E. Dr. Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi planted the ‘Tree of the Union’ in the garden of the Center in the presence of a large gathering of ECSSR staff members.

Under the guidance of H.E. Dr. Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi high-level delegations representing the ECSSR visited a number of social welfare and healthcare centers, cultural institutions, heritage sites and tourist attractions in the Abu Dhabi emirate, including the Abu Dhabi Center for Care and Rehabilitation and the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi.

The ECSSR also held an ‘Open Day’ to mark the National Day. The Center honored H.E. Dr. Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi, along with other eminent national personalities that have made significant contributions in the service of the UAE in various fields, in addition to distinguished members of the media and journalists. The events concluded with a luncheon for guests and staff members.

The Center also unveiled a painting and photography exhibition and held a fireworks show. A large number of ECSSR experts and employees and members of the press gathered with their families to witness the event. The ECSSR also decorated its main building and vehicles with the UAE flag and the slogan 'The Spirit of the Union.’

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